stalking

stalking

My Daughter Died By Suicide After Being Abused at College

The police officers took my hand, and asked: “Is your daughter Emily a student at the University of Aberdeen?” They told me she had taken her own life. I can honestly say that our world descended into complete darkness.
Fiona Drouet
4.12.19
stalking

The Covert Ways Young People Stalk Their Victims Online

When so many of your social interactions are conducted online, it can be particularly complicated to evade a stalker.
Jessica Furseth
4.11.19
Unfollow Me

What It's Like to Be Stalked on a College Campus

"He's going to come in and kill us all one day," a coworker at my college newspaper told me.
Sophie Eve
4.10.19
Unfollow Me

What to Do If You're Being Stalked at College

It can feel particularly isolating if you're a victim of stalking on a university campus. We spoke to experts to find out the most effective ways of taking action.
Dominique Sisley
4.9.19
editors letter

We Can't Ignore Stalking and Domestic Violence on College Campuses

This month, Broadly's Unfollow Me series investigates domestic violence and stalking at universities across the UK.
Lindsay Schrupp
Zing Tsjeng
4.8.19
Unfollow Me

51 Percent of Students Accused of Stalking or Abuse Allowed to Stay at UK Universities

Through FOI requests, Broadly asked every UK university how many students were accused of stalking or domestic abuse, and how many were expelled by college authorities. We found 381 cases of student-on-student abuse and stalking in a three year period.
Sirin Kale
4.8.19
privacy

Stalkers and Debt Collectors Impersonate Cops to Trick Big Telecom Into Giving Them Cell Phone Location Data

In several cases, a stalker impersonated a US Marshal and reported a fake kidnapping in order to get telecom companies to give them real-time cell phone location data.
Joseph Cox
3.6.19
mental health

Why Stalkers Behave the Way They Do

I was stalked for a decade. Here's what I learned.
Crystal Ponti
2.28.19
Unfollow Me

35 London Women Murdered by Partners or Exes in Three Years

The killers in eight of the 35 cases had previously been reported to the police for violent or threatening behavior, according to data uncovered by Broadly under Freedom of Information laws.
Sirin Kale
2.20.19
Broadly

How to Stop Obsessing Over What Your Ex Is Up to Now

You can block them, delete Instagram, or chuck your phone out the window, but nothing is more effective than simply not caring anymore.
Leila Ettachfini
2.15.19
Broadly

Teen Killed By Abusive Ex Even After Reporting Him to Police Five Times

Metropolitan Police officers are being investigated to see whether they could have prevented the death of the 17-year-old girl.
Sirin Kale
1.15.19
SURVEILLANCE

I Gave a Bounty Hunter $300. Then He Located Our Phone

T-Mobile, Sprint, and AT&T are selling access to their customers’ location data, and that data is ending up in the hands of bounty hunters and others not authorized to possess it, letting them track most phones in the country.
Joseph Cox
1.8.19
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